Tirtha Bridal Bali Wedding Destination of Mel and Tim. For this gorgeous couple, Bali was an obvious choice for their wedding. Surprisingly, most of the guests had never been to Bali, which is quite a unique situation for Australians who are usually very familiar with this beautiful island.
Sanur beach honeymoon photo session of Wladimir and Irena, the newly-wed couple travelled from Germany. Wladimir contacted me just a week before their honeymoon trip to Bali. We started the session early at 6.30am to catch the sunrise. It was a beautiful morning when we shoot the couple in Sanur beach. Afterwards we do some session at their hotel in Griya Santrian Resort, Sanur.
A glamorous Villa Karang Putih Bali wedding of Desiree and Andrew. More than ninety guests traveled to Bali island to witness their vows overlooking the Indian Ocean. Their wedding altar space was a tropical leaves with a touch of white orchids installation created in shape of bamboo wall. The beautiful bridal bouquet also match the rest of the ceremony area, tropical greenery with the touch of white rose and orchid.
Intimate Bali vacation photography with rice fields and black sandy beach as a background of Lara and Glenn in Canggu. This Canggu route is the best if client wanted to have beach and rice field including on their background.
Bohemian Bali Wedding at Jeeva Saba of Ghea and Nicholas. Bohemian style wedding is totally a new rustic, it’s become new trend for destination wedding in Bali. With the help of the talented team Bali Wedding Paradise Event Planner, Ghea and Nico bring their bohemian vision to life.
Family photo session in Bali of Julie and Joe, and their 8 months old daughter, Maya. Julie contacted me through email before their trip to Bali, and wanted to have their family captured in beautiful Bali. They really love Ubud and the greeneries, so we decided to have the shoot taken in Tegalalang Rice Terraces.
A majestic Bali wedding destination at Sky Ayana Resort and Spa, Bali of Annie and Kaveh. Decorated by Bali Event Stylist this wedding was simply stunning.
Add in a trip to Bali, a breathtaking backdrop, and a mock photoshoot, and you have the makings for one unforgettable day. Sahara Rose, the best-selling author of the idiot’s guide to ayurveda nutrition contacted me for a Bali engagement photo a few days after her boyfriend, Steven surprise her with the proposal in Bali.
If you think Bali is only about sun-kissed beaches for surfer, rice terraces and majestic temples, it’s time to change your perspective a little bit. Bali is home to the most picturesque waterfalls that not only offer a heavenly experience but also breathtaking vistas that soothe your soul. Here is the 6 best picturesque waterfalls in Bali that are great and have an easy access for a fun Bali photoshoot experiences.
“I remember in detail the first time I saw Paul cause in that one moment I had a feeling that I’ve never had before. An instant connection and sense of knowing somehow, someday this person was going to be a part of my life. Over the years we were in and out of relationships with other people, we maintained a friendship and were eventually put back in each other’s path years later this time single.” Hayley For Hayley and Paul, having a wedding in Lembongan Island is a dream come
Casual pre-wedding photoshoot in Bali of Jessica and Sandy. This fun and casual pre-wedding session was taken in Canggu rice fields and the black sandy beach. This is one of many session that I did in Canggu, but every session have it’s own beauty and chemistry. Jessica’s wore two different outfits that time, it was timeless, and comfortable enough for her to run and dance at the beach. Shooting their pre-wedding photoshoot in Bali was fun! They brought so much energy to their session and allowed me to document the
Romantic honeymoon photo session in Bali of Kimberly and Blaine. Kimberly is American-Indonesian who’s grown up in Georgia, USA. She’s been to Bali so many times, but this time she’ll come for her honeymoon. Her husband, Blaine, never been Bali before so that’s why she’s so excited to share such a wonderful country and culture with him.
Four Seasons Resort Jimbaran Bali Wedding of Jessica and Darco. Become one with Bali’s magical energy and gentle nature. Sheltered in a calm bay with three miles of sand, Four Season Jimbaran’s breezy villas channel an authentic Balinese village. Together with unforgettable views and authentic arts offerings, the venue bring you a deeper understanding of the island’s stunning landscapes and inimitable culture.
Intimate honeymoon photoshoot in Bali of Brittany and Michael a few days after their wedding in Iowa! This photos were taken in Kintamani very early in the morning. The view of Mount Batur on sunrise looks marvellous! We headed to Ulun Danu Batur for the second location for Balinese temple background in the middle of the lake. Read the story about Brittany and Michael from How He Asked. How we met “Michael and I met in a very strange, yet miraculous way. At the end of April in 2016, I
Beachside Candidasa Bali Wedding photography of Ellie and Adam. This beautiful destination Bali wedding took place at Villa Angsoka Candidasa. The villa is very huge contains of 6 bedrooms overlooking large infinity pool with breathtaking view of the ocean. The venue look more stunning with the hand of the event organizer, Wonderland Bali Events. That always make sure all the details looking great! Soft pops of white and blush peonies paired with green leaves and the hanging lights make a perfect combination of the wedding arch. Vendor details: Event Organizer:
Bali wedding anniversary photography of Stacey and Matthew. To celebrated their 5 years wedding anniversary they decided to travel to some memorable place. They flew to Philippine to meet their family for 3 weeks before heading to Bali. But just before they go to catch their flight to Bali, Mount Agung is erupted once again!
Bali is definitely one of the best destination wedding in the world. Over the years, Bali has proved that it is not just an exotic holiday destination but has the potential to host most amazing weddings. As many of my clients are asking which venue that have a most amazing view, here’s some of the best cliff-top Bali Wedding Venue that has a breathtaking ocean view.
Elegant ocean view Bali wedding photography of Amelia and Kemp. This gorgeous couple met each other at the beach in Singapore, where they now live together. For the love of each other of ocean, they knew that someday day will have their ocean view Bali wedding. They also wanted a place where friends and family could gather together for several days – a place that fostered togetherness to offset the typical craziness that often occurs during the wedding week. They kept things simple but elegant as they wanted their wedding
Tibumana Waterfall Bali surprise proposal of Daniel and Kelsey. “When I met my girlfriend, I asked her what was at the top of her bucket list. Traveling to Southeast Asia and visiting the islands was her answer without hesitation. Now, a year later, we are going to cross that off of the list and I am going to make this the best trip ever for her. I want to savor the moments with your photography. We are a super fun, energetic couple and the shoot would most like result in
Nusa Penida island is just off of Bali mainland and has some of the most breathtakingly beautiful landscapes that remain largely untouched by tourist. It draws in visitors with its breathtaking blue waters and its incredible underwater life from manta rays to loads of colourful fish and its out of this world viewpoints.
Pregnancy is a journey full of joy and excitement—and nausea and nervousness and moments of “I can’t see my toooeessss!” But it’s all a part of the experience, and it’s a time you’ll want to capture to remember forever—enter maternity photos. Like this Bali Maternity Photography of Deanson and Chloe, beautiful couple travelled to Bali for their babymoon magic.
There’s many good reasons for this Puri Temple Hill Bali wedding photography: the breathtaking views of the venue, inspiring architecture, the sunset…and one of the things that we like the best about this wedding is how Renee and Gerard really enjoy the whole things and very relaxed. The couple wanted a very intimate wedding, allowing them to spend as much time as possible with their loved ones, families, friends creating lasting memories. With the help of the Puri Temple Hill itself their Bali wedding destination feels so magical.
While the beautiful nature of Bali is not only about white sand beaches, sunset or surfing, magnificent rice terrace. Bali also has gorgeous volcano scenery located in Kintamani area. Kintamani located around 2 hours drive from Denpasar, so we had to depart very early in the morning. When you have arrived in this location you know why it’s worth to wake up early, especially for Bali prewedding photography.
Beautiful Canggu Bali engagement photography on sunset of Erica and Patrick, our humble and happy couple travelled form Hong Kong. Both are working together in Hong Kong as scientist. On this session, they wanted to have a timeless, elegant, sweet and lay back photos with the backdrop from mother nature, we decide to do the session in Canggu on sunset time.
Half-day Bali Prewedding Photography of Chloe and Henry, our couple travelled from New York City. This lovely couple seems to travelled a lot together, they were engaged in Angkor Wat Cambodia, and they plan to have their wedding in Da Nang, Vietnam.
Destination Bali Wedding at Karma Kandara of Emma and Elliott. Australian residence, travelled all the way to Bali island for their destination wedding and to begin their ‘forever’. This lovely newly-wed bumped to each other via Facebook, Elliott is a friend of Emma’s sister. After a year been friend on Facebook, finally Elliott asked Emma for a drink. And here they are now, standing tall facing each other on the most luxurious resort in Bali, Karma Kandara Resort.
Greenery Ubud Bali Family Portrait of Carmen and Dave. Carmen is also a family photographer based in Melbourne. The shooting took place in Villa Kelusa Ubud, it’s a perfect location for a family session. Sitting high on the top of the ridge, Villa Kelusa Ubud have a greenery panoramic background along with the rice paddies field on the side. We did this Ubud Bali family portrait on sunset time, it was very cloudy on the day of shooting. But I’m glad with the result, the weather create a misty look
This romantic Bali honeymoon photography of Ela and Sukru, our client coming all the way from Stuttgart, Germany was simply stunning. All the way from South Bali, lies this greenery rocky coastline that is as romantic as ever. It was a real pleasure to capture beautiful Ela and Sukru at this stunning scenery. The amazing nature at the beach, along with the windswept hair and the movement in the dress, helped communicate the romance and the dreamy feel of this romantic Bali honeymoon photography session.
Villa Latitude Bali Wedding Photography of Wendy and Eugene, our couple travelled from Hong Kong. Villa Latitude is a private villa especially made for Bali wedding venue located on the southernmost tip of Bali in a region known as the Bukit Peninsula. Looking at this wedding made me wonder, who doesn’t want to get on aeroplane and head to one of the most beautiful destination wedding locations in Bali for their wedding?
Canggu honeymoon photography of Ola and Simon, our beautiful couple from Poland! At first we planned to do the session in Ubud as they wanted to have a rice field background, however as the rice paddies in Ubud has just harvested we do the Canggu honeymoon photography instead.
Timeless Mount Batur Kintamani prewedding photography of Ariel and Shawn, our couple travelled from Singapore. The weather was sunny with a little bit rain, but they were manage to smile all the session, luckily the rain was stop in the middle of the shoot. Isn’t it lovely when a raining, quiet morning turns into a beautiful day?
The Pala at Pandawa Cliff Estate Wedding of Sonia and Jay. Sonia and Jay celebrated their destination Bali wedding on Bali hot summer on May 12, 2018. They exchanged their vow with the venue dramatic and romantic cliff-top setting overlooking the Indian Ocean. The happy couple was surrounded by their beloved families and friends and words can’t describe the beautiful nature of the ceremony and the setting.
Vivian and Toan travelled to Bali from San Francisco for their friends bachelor party. After the party they wanted to step away from the group to do romantic Ubud getaway travel photography. Actually this is would be their pre-wedding pictures for their upcoming wedding in October.
Ana Octarina and Adie Baron tied the knot on May 5th, 2018 with the vow exchange and reception that took place at the breathtaking Dining Pavilion in Tirtha Uluwatu, during the scenic sunset of Uluwatu cliff.
White on green dreamy rice fields engagement photos of Felicia and Taylor the traveler that currently living in Texas. They’ve been travelled the world together for more that six years and have been so excited to visit Bali. Bali is undoubtedly a beautiful part of the world, but if forced to choose one aspect of its charm many couples would opted the island for their engagement photo location. The emerald green rice paddy in central Bali are regularly use for engagement or honeymoon location because they are just so photogenic.
Authentic moments are the most difficult to capture in a frame of a photograph – the attempt to replicate those moments somewhere else often falls flat. When we’re put in the most comfortable surroundings, like for examples our own homes, it is then we are most likely to be able to act in a way of authenticity, which is precisely why our hearts sing for at home engagement session. Shelly and Adi wanted to have intimate at home engagement session, so that they arranged and booked the SooBali White Stone
100 candles surprise proposal dinner at Swept Away Restaurant Ubud of Mathew and Grace. Deciding a venue for surprise proposal might a bit challenge in Bali, as Bali has abundant spot for this romantic event. We were considering two best area in Bali, between Ubud or Uluwatu. But as Mathew staying in Ubud area, we thought that Ubud will the place.
Greenery Ubud Wedding at Villa Beji Indah of Melanie and Dean, our beautiful couple travel from Australia. This tropical wedding was started with their preparation on separates villa and followed by their ‘first look’ photo session.
Ubud offers more than just a destination to eat, pray and love. It has green hills, ancient and powerful rivers, terraced rice field, and an abundant of art. Art is everywhere – on the architecture of a temple, on an intricately carved statue being sold in a shop, on the masterpieces in the museums, on the offerings on the streets, and all the tiny details that makes Ubud unique and beautiful.
Labuan Bajo is a small town on the Island of Flores and capital of the West Manggarai district. Comfortable and charming, far less developed than Bali yet still featuring a few five-star resorts and surprisingly good restaurants. Getting to Labuan Bajo from Bali is much easier than you might expect, there are several direct flights a day from Bali. Labuan Bajo prewedding destination could be an alternatives if you want to avoid Bali’s crowd.
Enchanting Alila Manggis Candidasa wedding of Karen and Michael. Karen and Michael met each other online while Michael was living in Hong Kong and Karen was living in Melbourne. Karen came to Hong Kong for a friend’s wedding. They met up and spent the week together. They did long distance for about 10 months visiting each other every few months until Michael eventually moved to Sydney.
At the end of the year 2016, Tilia and Pedro, Brazilian couples who living in Jakarta contacted me and asked if I can do a maternity session for them. And of course I was so excited and here’s the result. Not long after the session they contacted me again when they visited Bali and asked me to do their Bali holiday family photo session along with the new member. I was more than happy to shot them again. Witnessing the family journey of my returning clients is what makes my
Prewedding photography in Canggu Bali of Barnabas and Krizta, the lovely couple travel from Hungary! We did the session mainly in Canggu area. As they love temples we stopped at the home temples nearby before headed to the beach. We did the session at two best beach in Canggu, Mengening Beach and Nyanyi Beach.
Luxury Bali Wedding Reception at The Glass House by Tirtha of Devie and Rick. Hosting their wedding in Bali proved to be convenient and memorable for this lovely couple. The day of their big day was started at Tirtha signature wedding chapel, followed by their luxury Bali wedding reception at The Glass House.
Magical morning photography at Tegalalang Rice Terrace of Alyssa and Kevin. Alyssa is a a film photography based in California that happens to have their honeymoon in Bali. Actually our first plan was do the shoot at Tukad Cepung waterfall, however the day before the photoshoot they got a bike accident in Ubud. Kevin had a wound on his feet that made he need to avoid a water, so instead of going to the waterfall we went to the rice terrace.
I love returning to my favourite spot for shooting, I like it because every time the lighting is always different, creating a different feels, like this Bali waterfall photo session. Last month I got to photograph Melissa and Nick engagement session in Ubud’s best waterfall, Blangsinga Waterfall. Little that I know, they just engaged a few weeks before the shooting. It was an absolutely gorgeous sunrise when we arrive at the waterfall, make their skin looks adorably glowing. This waterfall consist of three tiers, the first one is at the
The hunt for the perfect wedding ring is of course a major part of the wedding planning process—but before you find the perfect ring, you need to find the right wedding destination. And when it comes to beautiful, and unique, settings for your big day, there’s almost nowhere as warm as Bali. The so-called Island of Gods in Indonesia is overwhelmingly beautiful and contributes a certain magic to things—especially with colorful offerings and adorned temples everywhere, a beach inspired Bali destination wedding is a perfect choice!
You got engaged! Congratulations! And what now? Planning a wedding can be a heavy task and sometimes engagement photos can seem like just another thing on the to-do list. But they can actually be an important aspect leading up to the big day. Here’s my Bali photography guide as a professional photographer to make sure that your engagement photos capture your personalities and this monumental time in your lives.
Bali fine art film engagement photography of Jeffry and Dani. As everyone know, sometimes I work with a hybrid of digital with my Fuji camera and a classic medium format film, playing to the strengths of each. The wonderful thing about shooting film in Bali is that it is incredibly flattering to skin tone and creates an ethereal and elegant finish.
The island of Bali is blessed with the abundance of beautiful beaches. Be it the alluring dark sanded beach, rugged and rocky beach landscape or white-sanded beach with still water, the island has it all. Some are rather challenging to reach such as the beaches of Uluwatu, but some are just an easy stroll away like the beaches in Sanur or Nusa Dua.